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Professor Roger Stone

Professor Roger Stone
Name Roger Stone
Position Director (Centre for Applied Climate Sciences)
Section Centre for Applied Climate Sciences (Operations)
Office TA123
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 2736
Extension 2736
Email
Qualifications DipAppSc RMIT , BA(Hons) Qld , PhD Qld

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Environmental Science and Management not elsewhere classified ( 050299 )
  • Atmospheric Sciences not elsewhere classified ( 040199 )

Research interests
Climate modelling, climate forecasting, integrated climate-agricutural-financial-water resource modelling

Professional memberships
Fellow of the Royal Meteorological Society.
Professional Member of the American Meteorological Society.
Member of the American Geophysical Union.
Member of the Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society.
Fellow of the Queensland Academy of Arts and Sciences

Industry affiliations
Chair, UN Commission for Agricultural Meteorology, Open Program Area Group on Climate Variability, Climate Change and Extreme Weather Impacts on Agriculture.

USQ Research affiliations

  • Institute for Agriculture and the Environment (IAgE)
  • Institute for Resilient Regions (IRR)
  • International Centre for Applied Climate Sciences (ICACS)

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
25 Years

Teaching experience(Other)
25 Years

Administrative responsibilities
Director, Australian Centre for Sustainable Catchments

Research most recent
Stone, R.C. (2014) ‘Constructing a framework for national drought policy: The way forward – The way Australia developed and implemented the national drought policy’ Weather and Climate Extremes http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wace.2014.02.001

Stone, R.C., and Cockfield, G. (2013) ‘Scientific Research in the Drought Policy Process’ in Botterill, L.C., and Cockfield, G. (eds) Drought, Risk Management, and Policy: decision making under uncertainty, CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, 105-117

Stone, R.C., Reushle, S., and Mushtaq, S. (2012) ‘Web-Based “Discussion-Support” Agricultural-Climate Information for Regional India’ in: Shrestha, M. L., Sri Adiningsih, E., and Stevenson, L.A. (eds) APN Science Bulletin: Issue 2; Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research; ISSN 2185-761X.APN, 55-58.


Research most notable
Stone, R.C. (2014) ‘Constructing a framework for national drought policy: The way forward – The way Australia developed and implemented the national drought policy’ Weather and Climate Extremes http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wace.2014.02.001


Publications in ePrints

An-Vo, Duc-Anh and Reardon-Smith, Kate and Mushtaq, Shahbaz and Cobon, David and Kodur, Shreevatsa and Stone, Roger (2019) Value of seasonal climate forecasts in reducing economic losses for grazing enterprises: Charters Towers case study. The Rangeland Journal, 41. ISSN 1036-9872

An-Vo, Duc-Anh and Mushtaq, Shahbaz and Reardon-Smith, Kathryn and Kouadio, Louis and Attard, Steve and Cobon, David and Stone, Roger (2019) Value of seasonal forecasting for sugarcane farm irrigation planning. European Journal of Agronomy, 104. pp. 37-48. ISSN 1161-0301

Mushtaq, Shabaz and Marcussen, Torben and Kath, Jarrod and Reardon-Smith, Kathryn and Kouadio, Louis and Krishnamurti, Chandrasekhar and Stone, Roger and Roberts, Julian and Mehmet, Russell and Pilling, Debbie and Henry, Ross (2018) Drought climate adaptation program: producing enhanced agricultural crop insurance systems: summary report. Government Report. University of Southern Queensland . [Report]

Kath, Jarrod and Mushtaq, Shahbaz and Henry, Ross and Adeyinka, Adewuyi and Stone, Roger (2018) Index insurance benefits agricultural producers exposed to excessive rainfall risk. Weather and Climate Extremes, 22. pp. 1-9.

Mushtaq, Shahbaz and Kath, Jarrod and Stone, Roger and Marcussen, Torben and Roberts, Julian and Wilkinson, Claire and Mehmet, Russell and Henry, Ross (2018) Tropical cyclone insurance for Queensland agriculture. Government Report. University of Southern Queensland , University of Southern Queensland. [Report]

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